MIAMI, Arizona–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Miami Virtual Program, Arizona (MVPAZ), a full-time online public school serving 8th-11th graders statewide, is ready to kick off the new school year and offer students an educational option designed to help them reach their full potential. MVPAZ students and teachers open their laptops for the 2021-2022 school year tomorrow August 3.
“The past year has been difficult for many Arizona families, but MVPAZ provides the consistency parents need for their child’s growth and education,” said Bouchra Bouanani, school principal for MVPAZ. “And we can also help your student progress to their next level of work or education!”
Students who attend MVPAZ have the opportunity to look to the future. High school students can participate in the Career Preparation Program and enroll in courses that will help them discover and explore potential careers in IT, health and social services, business, and marketing, and art, audio-visual technology and communications. Students can also earn college credit while still in high school, giving them a head start in their state and potentially saving thousands of dollars in tuition.
For most parents, the new school year comes with cautious optimism. Many families have realized during the pandemic that attending school online is a safe alternative that allows them to focus on their child’s future. According to a recent survey by Stride, Inc., 91% of parents agree it’s important for their children to have multiple school options, including full-time online or a hybrid model that mixes online and in-person learning. . And nearly two-thirds of parents would consider a full-time online public school after their 2020 pandemic-induced virtual education experience.
Students choose online learning for a variety of reasons, including advanced learning, a bullying-free environment, and the flexibility to support extracurricular activities or medical needs while remaining focused on academics. MVPAZ’s online platform gives students the opportunity to pursue their academic goals in a supportive environment and at a pace suited to their learning style.
The MVPAZ is still accepting registrations for the 2021-2022 school year. To learn more and how to enroll, visit MVPAZ or download the Stride K12 mobile app for iOS and Android devices – where families can enroll, prepare for the first day of school and track students’ academic progress. students throughout the school year. For more information on career preparation pathways and socialization, click here, and for more information on academic pathways and clubs, click here.
About the Miami, Arizona Virtual Program
The Miami, Arizona Virtual Program (MVPAZ) is an online public school program of the Miami, AZ Unified School District for students in kindergarten through 11th grade. MVPAZ is tuition-free and offers families the choice to access the curriculum and tools provided by K12, a Stride Company (NYSE: LRN). MVPAZ’s individualized approach gives Arizona students the opportunity to learn in a way that suits them. Stride offers learners of all ages a more effective way to learn and develop skills for their future. To learn more about MVPAZ, visit https://mvpaz.k12.com/.